TTKA Family Day 2019

TTKA Family Day 2019

The Trinidad and Tobago Karting Association took to the track again but this time with a twist. They held their first Driving School and Family Day which allowed youngsters the opportunity to experience the thrill of karting. With help from TTASA and out title sponsors, Cristal Products, Mobil 1, Shell Helix Ultra, Top 1 Synthetic Oils and Valvoline, the TTKA was able to acquire five junior rental karts that would be used throughout the year with the hope of attracting more youths into karting.

On the day participants were briefed about all the safety aspects of driving a kart and was instructed on what was expected from them by members of the TTKA. Then they were suited up and allowed to attack the track guided by two of the clubs senior drivers.

Also, present on the day was a display on the progression of motorsports by various members of the motorsport fraternity. Circuit cars, circuit bikes and rally cars from different classes were on display allowing drivers to fully appreciate the diversity of motorsport, with some even lucky enough to get to sit in the driver seat and on the saddle of the cars and bikes on display.

Newcomers were also able to see some championship-contending karts and drivers attack the course at full speed. The TTKA’s next event scheduled for September 15 at the Wallerfield International Raceway. This is the 6th event of the championship series and will see drivers laying it all on the line for those valuable points.

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